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Helias

The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon

 Strong's Number:   2243  
Original WordWord Origin
hliaßof Hebrew origin (0452)
Transliterated WordTDNT Entry
Helias2:928,306
Phonetic SpellingParts of Speech
hay-lee'-as   Noun Masculine
 Definition
Elijah = "my God is Jehovah"
  1. a prophet born at Thisbe, the unflinching champion of the theocracy in the reigns of the idolatrous kings Ahab and Ahaziah. He was taken up to heaven without dying, whence the Jews expected he would return just before the advent of the Messiah, whom he would prepare the minds of the Israelites to receive.
 
 NAS Word Usage - Total: 29
Elijah 29
 
NAS Verse Count
Matthew9
Mark9
Luke7
John2
Romans1
James1


Total29
Greek lexicon based on Thayer's and Smith's Bible Dictionary plus others; this is keyed to the large Kittel and the "Theological Dictionary of the New Testament." These files are public domain.

Bibliography Information

Thayer and Smith. "Greek Lexicon entry for Helias". "The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon". . 1999.